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    Behind the scenes at Origin Coffee

    Origin Coffee is one of the shining lights of artisan coffee roasting in the UK, supplying 2012 UK Barista Champion Maxwell Colonna Dashwood, a number of 2013’s top baristas, and even Abi’s (Mrs Cosy’s)…

    3 August 2013
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    West Midlands

    Brewsmiths, Birmingham

    Full of cold and short on time, I stumbled into Brewsmiths, a place that came highly recommended and which had been on my ‘hit list’ for some time.…

    30 June 2013
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    Welcome to the new Cosy Coffee Shops

    Cosy Coffee Shops has been spring-cleaned. It’s a lean, mean, coffee machine, bringing to your attention the very loveliest independent coffee shops in the UK and beyond, just for the love of it.…

    2 June 2013
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    Yorkshire and The Humber

    Bragazzis, Sheffield

    Bragazzis is picnic-basket full of Italian swagger, rustic charm and a boar’s head. Pretty much everything you could wish from your friendly local hangout.…

    31 March 2013
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    East

    Massaro’s, Cambridge

    As the sun set on a rare day in Cambridge, we visited Massaro’s, possibly Cambridge’s best coffee shop. Jan 2014. Sadly, we understand that Massaro’s has now closed. Gladly, we hear Andrea and Elaine…

    24 February 2013
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    East

    Hot Numbers Coffee, Cambridge

    A rare opportunity to visit Cambridge. Delightfully, an artisan coffee scene is burgeoning, and about time too. First up, Hot Numbers.…

    27 January 2013